Date of Incident:
August 9, 2017
300 Block of North Pearl Street
The Bridgeton Police Department and the CCPO Major Crimes Unit, investigated the shooting death of Eric Blocker. A male subject identified as Eric Blocker of Bridgeton, NJ was shot multiple times in the 300 block of North Pearl Street. He later succumbed to his injuries on August 10, 2017 at Cooper Medical Center in Camden, NJ. The manner of death was classified as a homicide.
The above contains information regarding an open homicide investigation (commonly referred to as a “Cold Case” homicide) being conducted by law enforcement within Cumberland County, NJ. There may or may not be suspects developed in this particular case.
If you have information that could assist law enforcement with this investigation, you are encouraged to contact:
Lieutenant George Chopek, #209
CCPO – Criminal Investigation Bureau Commander
– Major Crimes Unit-
856-453-0486 Ext: 11837
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